Truck and Track Autumn 2023

Truck and Track Autumn 2023 74 DANGEROUS GOODS warehouse operators to comply with regulations, and they have been putting their help guides online, many of which are downloadable for free. We have pasted some key links with downloads below, though there are many more accessible from with specific guidance notes – Carriage of Dangerous Goods > Control of Major Accident Hazards > Dangerous Substances and Explosive Atmospheres Regulations > Controlling fire and explosion risks in the workplace > Safe use and handling of flammable liquids > The storage of flammable liquids in containers > Chemical warehousing: The storage of packaged dangerous substances > Warehousing and storage: A guide to health and safety > Emergency planning for major accidents: Control of Major Accident Hazards Regulations 1999 (COMAH) > Site Security > htm Although these points are not comprehensive, they include the salient considerations everyone must contemplate when storing and warehousing Dangerous Goods. If working with Dangerous Goods within the supply chain or manufacturing, you have a legal obligation to ensure you have a Dangerous Goods Safety Advisor (DGSA) who can ensure regulatory compliance > We hope this article has prompted you to review your own transport, warehousing and storage operations when working with Dangerous Goods. I would also draw your attention to dangerous chemical incidents that have occurred, and makes for sobering reading – From The Royal Society of Chemistry (RSC) > From The World Health Organisation (WHO) > In the event of an Emergency Situation, Adler and Allan’s Response is manned 24/7/365 and can be accessed from 0800 592 827 For assistance in managing risks inherent in the carriage and storage of Dangerous Goods, feel free to contact Adler and Allan ( or call the following professionals: Specialist Engineering James Fox Direct Tel: 07787 225 899 email: Emergency Response Mathew Perkins Direct Tel: 07917 105 187 email: Hazardous Materials Ali Karim Direct Tel: 07749 491 906 email: Pipeline Services Chris Meakin Direct Tel: 07749 491 986 email: Managing Hazardous Waste Patrick Tamsett Direct Tel: 07935 500 981 email: Environmental Protection Shirley Miles Direct Tel: 07874 865 386 email: Dangerous Goods Safety Adviser Services Bill Atkinson Mobile: 07525 101836 email: or Logistics Professionals in the Dangerous Good Sector > ADR 2023 Books, Regulatory Compliance, Documentation & Labelling Richard Shreeve of Labeline Tel: 07825 748962 email: Dangerous Goods Training Services Bob Carter of Cargo Training International Ltd Tel: 01932 769682 Fax: 01932 771475 email: ADR Logistics throughout Scotland John McLellan email: Tel: 0141 771 9911 ADR Logistics throughout the UK and Mainland Europe John Donovan Tel: 01384 221 642 email: OR Hazchem Network Director Gary Cane (England, Wales & Ireland) Tel: 07909 685 628 email: and © 2023 Ali Karim TRUCK & TRAILER SOLUTIONS WELCOME TOALLPORTS GROUP